Missed or delayed diagnosis of Kawasaki disease during the 2019 novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic

J Pediatr. 2020 Jul;222:261-262. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2020.04.052. Epub 2020 May 3.
No abstract available

Keywords: COVID-19; Kawasaki disease; bayesian thinking; pediatric cardiology.

Publication types

  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Betacoronavirus
  • COVID-19
  • Cardiology / methods
  • Child
  • Child, Preschool
  • Coronary Aneurysm / prevention & control
  • Coronavirus Infections / epidemiology*
  • Delayed Diagnosis*
  • Fever / diagnosis*
  • Health Services Accessibility
  • Humans
  • Immunoglobulins, Intravenous / therapeutic use
  • Infant
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Missed Diagnosis
  • Mucocutaneous Lymph Node Syndrome / diagnosis*
  • Mucocutaneous Lymph Node Syndrome / therapy
  • Pandemics
  • Patient Acceptance of Health Care
  • Pediatrics / methods
  • Pneumonia, Viral / epidemiology*
  • SARS-CoV-2

Substances

  • Immunoglobulins, Intravenous